Important is the possibility to reach, in a very short time in Milan, the major exhibition centers of Lombardy, the most popular and visited outlets and nearby Switzerland, thanks to excellent connections offered by public and private transport services.
The area offers many opportunities both cultural and sporting.
For art lovers
there is the opportunity to visit the “Romanico Lombardo“, large and small churches with frescoes, a sign of an important past (Pietro al Monte in Civate – San Giorgio in Mandello del Lario – The Abbey of Piona Colico – San Giovanni Varenna – the Romanesque Baptistery in Oggiono – the Romanesque church in Casargo …)
For those interested in the history and work of our places
The Industrial Archaeology with Museum of Silk in Garlate (http://www.museosetagarlate.it), the Museum Monti in Abbadia Lariana (http://www.museoabbadia.it) and the Workers’ Village of Crespi d’Adda(http://www.villaggiocrespi.it), tells a history of hard work and great ability
The Museum of Moto Guzzi in Mandello del Lario (http://www.motoguzzi.com), attracting thousands of bikers and the annual gathering has suddenly appearances that reach the 2,000 / 3,000 people.
The middle course of Adda, a beautiful river that bears witness to the times of the industrial revolution in Lombardy with Hydropower Bertini and Esterle in Porto d’Adda, the Ponte San Michele in Paderno d’Adda.
It is also possible to have a global view of Lake Como by taking a seaplane ride (www.aeroclubcomo.com)